Category Archives: Paisley

Doily 9

Simple, but beautiful paisley motif!

1a and 1b

  • Chain x and make first leaf
  • Chain x and make each of the next five leaves
  • Turn
  • Make the next leaf, coming down the stem
  • Chain x and make each of the next 4 leaves

2a

  • Chain 3 & hook to first leaf
  • Chain 3 & hook to next leaf
  • Chain 4 & hook to next leaf
    • Chain 4 & hook to next leaf
      • Chain 5 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 6 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain11 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 7 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 6 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 5 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 6 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 7 & hook to next leaf
        • Chain 11 & hook to last leaf
        • Chain x to make a stem
        • Turn. sc or chain as you return up the stem to give it more width

        3a and 3 b

      • Chain 3 (first dc), ch 3
      • skipping 3 chain – dc, ch 3
      • repeat pattern until complete, going to the bottom of the stem
      • Turn. Work a picot edge as shown
      • Curl the tail to the body and tack if desired